A matrix of white Albite with Schorl Tourmaline and Muscovite hosting an unusually large, complete, lustrous deep wine-red trapezohedral Garnet crystal nicely centered on the matrix. The focal Garnet is whole with clean and smooth faces. A striking piece with great color, crystal formation, symmetry and contrast. In excellent condition.
Location: Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size: 8.5 x 7.5 x 6.5 cm